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tomosynthesis

(tō′mə-sĭn′thĭ-sĭs)
n.
A digital tomographic imaging technique in which multiple x-rays are used to create a 3-D image, used especially for imaging of the breast.
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DR 800's robust and reliable solution can handle a full range of radiography (including static exams and tilting exams), fluoroscopy exams (including barium meals, swallows and enemas, arthrograms and cysto-urethrograms, myelography and catheter placement, etc.), as well as tomosynthesis exams, concluded the company.
Since implementing the new tomosynthesis technology, North Suburban Medical Center has provided more than 400 exams and has reduced "call backs" to patients.
Increased cancer detection rate and variations in the recall rate resulting from implementation of 3D digital breast tomosynthesis into a population-based screening program.
Indications for problem-solving breast MRI included architectural distortion and asymmetries observed in mammography or tomosynthesis that could not be confirmed to be real lesions, localized, or detected by US and subtle, nonmass lesions detected by US only.
The third design element focused on particular geometry of the tomosynthesis acquisition.
Conant, is that whether tomosynthesis is used or not, mammography captures anatomy, not physiology, and very dense breast tissue may still obscure a tumor, even when the tomographic slices are peeled back.
Adjunct screening with tomosynthesis or ultrasound in women with mammographynegative dense breasts: interim report of a prospective comparative trial [published online ahead of print March 9, 2016].
Harvey, "Digital breast tomosynthesis in the diagnostic setting: indications and clinical applications," Radiographics, vol.
Together with integrated CAD, breast density assessment and reporting, as well as breast tomosynthesis capabilities, a highly efficient reading environment is created.
Its technologies include XTC Solid State Detector, XCT Gas Avalanche Detector, XCT-3T Tomosynthesis Engine and X-3T Tomosynthesis for breast imaging.